by graceandham 16 Aug 2017

In our embroidery, and in life, perspective really is everything. We had quite a bit of rain last night and I have just spent an hour plus in the yard with my pickup stick getting up the limbs, pine cones and other detritus of last evening. When I first set out, I was irritated by the occasional wind through the trees that caused a bit of water to fall on me. After I had walked the entire property and was fully sweated out, the last thing I did was to trim parts of five limbs that hang low over my drive. As I pulled down the largest one, it gave me a delightful spray of water, all over eyeglasses and everything. It was wonderful. I appreciated the coolness and the wetness of it. It was refreshing. It's all in our perspective!

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by cfidl 17 Aug 2017

I hear I may have flashes for 10 years. I used to carry ice packs, now I have a sprayer and fan to take along. It has improved my life considerably. I too appreciate a good spray at the right time.

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graceandham by graceandham 17 Aug 2017

I would almost bet a woman designed this fan!

cfidl by cfidl 18 Aug 2017

Lol! it is the perfect design.

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by jrob Moderator 16 Aug 2017

Yes, it certainly is. Don't you wish you wore those same "perspecticles" all day every day?

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by arisann 16 Aug 2017

yes, You've said it very well! Even the ability to move such a bleesing from God!!

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by Leaha 16 Aug 2017

Yes, life is full of treasures if we but open our senses to experience them. Glad you enjoyed yours. hugs

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by lbrow 16 Aug 2017

I also have found the simplest things in this life are truly treasures

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graceandham by graceandham 16 Aug 2017

Fake hug! Hope you are filling your days well. Think about what we might do when we get together in cooler weather. I enjoy driving and could take you somewhere if you like.

jrob by jrob 16 Aug 2017

Oh, DO call me! I'll come, I promise.

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by dragonflyer 16 Aug 2017

So true...so very true!

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by crafter2243 Moderator 16 Aug 2017

Love it.

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by kustomkuddle 16 Aug 2017

Beautiful story. It is amazing how some of the simplest things can have the biggest impact on our lives. Thank you for sharing.

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graceandham by graceandham 16 Aug 2017

The older I get the more important simple things are.

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